This certificate restricts educators to teach subjects that are directly related to their post-secondary studies.
The certificate is initially valid for up to 60 months and can be upgraded to a non-expiring certificate if a teacher demonstrates successful teaching experience for at least 1.5 years full time (or equivalent part time). Teacher-on-call experience (substitute teaching) is not accepted.
These certificates are not issued to elementary generalists.
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The application fee for an Independent School Teaching Certificate is $245.
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